2018 Warrior Games recap: Day 1 competition

Master Sgt. Benjamin Seekell is featured on the marketing campaign for the Department of Defense Warrior Games at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. (Department of Defense image provided by Warrior Games)

Master Sgt. Benjamin Seekell is featured on the marketing campaign for the Department of Defense Warrior Games at the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. (Department of Defense image provided by Warrior Games)

U.S. AIR FORCE ACADEMY, Colo. -- The 2018 Warrior Games officially kick-off June 2 here, and Team Air Force came out with a strong start, claiming 66 medals across track and field events. 

Some of the many standouts for the day were Brent Campfield, Heather Carter, Ken Guinn, Lawrence Hufford and Julie Walker, who each broke a Warrior Games records. 

Following the Air Force is Team Army with 39 medals; Team Navy with 36, Team SOCOM with 35, Team Marine Corps with 20, Team Australia with 10, Team United Kingdom with 8 and Team Canada with 6 (these results only factor the first day of competition). 

AIR FORCE MEDALISTS 
*Only broken down by event, not classification 

Seated Shot Put
Master Sgt. John Angel – Gold 
Lt. Col. Julie Walker – Gold 

Seated Discus 
Veteran Senior Airman Heather Carter – Gold (Warrior Games record)
Master Sgt. John Angel – Gold (Warrior Games record)
Lt. Col. Julie Walker – Gold 

Standing Shot Put
Master Sgt. Miguel Acevedo – Bronze 
Staff Sgt. Vincent Cavazos – Gold 
Veteran Capt. Lawrence Hufford – Gold (Warrior Games record)
Tech. Sgt. Derrall Peach – Silver 
Veteran Tech. Sgt. Michele Prindle – Bronze 

Standing Discus 
Master Sgt. Miguel Acevedo – Gold 
Staff Sgt. Vincent Cavazos – Bronze 
Veteran Senior Airman Karah Behrend – Gold
Veteran Capt. Lawrence Hufford – Silver
Veteran Lt. Col. Melissa McAvoy – Silver 
Tech. Sgt. Derrall Peach – Silver 
Veteran Tech. Sgt. Michele Prindle – Silver 

100 Meter
Airman 1st Class John Berry – Gold  
Veteran Senior Airman Brent Campfield – Gold
Master Sgt. Linn Dillard – Silver 
Master Sgt. Lisa Goad – Bronze 
Master Sgt. Ken Guinn – Bronze 
Veteran Senior Airman Rafael Morfineciso – Gold 
Veteran Capt. Kristen Morris – Silver
1st Lt. Ryan Novack – Bronze  
Veteran Staff Sgt. Steve Pearson – Silver 
Maj. Stacie Shafran – Bronze 
Veteran Tech. Sgt. Josh Smith – Silver 
Master Sgt. Brian Williams – Silver 

200 Meters 
Airman 1st Class John Berry – Gold  
Veteran Senior Airman Brent Campfield – Gold
Master Sgt. Linn Dillard – Silver 
Master Sgt. Lisa Goad – Silver 
Master Sgt. Ken Guinn – Gold (Warrior Games record)
Veteran Capt. Kristen Morris – Gold
Veteran Staff Sgt. Steve Pearson – Silver 
1st Lt. Ryan Novack – Bronze  
Veteran Tech. Sgt. Josh Smith – Silver 
Master Sgt. Brian Williams – Silver 

400 Meters
 
Airman 1st Class John Berry – Silver  
Veteran Senior Airman Brent Campfield – Gold (Warrior Games record)
Master Sgt. Linn Dillard – Gold 
Master Sgt. Lisa Goad – Silver 
Master Sgt. Ken Guinn – Gold (Warrior Games record)
Special Agent Bill Lickman – Bronze 
Veteran Master Sgt. Vickie Lebrun – Silver 
Veteran Capt. Kristen Morris – Gold
1st Lt. Ryan Novack – Bronze  
Veteran Tech. Sgt. Josh Smith – Silver 
Master Sgt. Brian Williams – Gold 

800 Meters
Master Sgt. Alex Bustard – Bronze 
Master Sgt. Lisa Goad – Bronze 
Veteran Master Sgt. Vickie Lebrun – Silver 
Veteran Capt. Kristen Morris – Gold
Veteran Tech. Sgt. Ricardo Rivera – Silver 
1st Lt. Ryan Novack – Silver  
Veteran Tech. Sgt. Josh Smith – Bronze 

1500 Meters
Veteran Senior Airman Brent Campfield – Gold
Master Sgt. Lisa Goad – Silver 
Veteran Master Sgt. Vickie Lebrun – Silver 
Lt. Col. Audra Lyons – Bronze 
Veteran Capt. Kristen Morris – Bronze

4x100 Relay
Veteran Senior Airman Karah Behrend – Gold
Airman 1st Class John Berry – Gold  
Staff Sgt. Vincent Cavazos – Silver
Veteran Senior Airman Brent Campfield – Silver
Master Sgt. Linn Dillard – Gold 
Master Sgt. Ken Guinn – Gold 
Special Agent Bill Lickman – Silver
Veteran Tech. Sgt. Russell Logan – Silver 
Veteran Senior Airman Janelle Lykon – Gold 
Veteran Senior Airman Rafael Morfineciso – Gold 
Veteran Tech. Sgt. Ricardo Rivera – Gold 
Maj. Stacie Shafran – Gold  

Be sure to keep up with all this year’s Warrior Games coverage on the official website,
https://dodwarriorgames.com/.